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stroke play

stroke play

n
(Golf) golf
a. scoring by counting the number of strokes taken
b. (as modifier): a strokeplay tournament.
Compare match play, Stableford
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.stroke play - golf scoring by total strokes takenstroke play - golf scoring by total strokes taken
golf, golf game - a game played on a large open course with 9 or 18 holes; the object is use as few strokes as possible in playing all the holes
Translations

stroke play

n (Golf) → Zählspiel nt; stroke-play tournamentZählspielturnier nt
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The tournament featured three days of stroke play and as many days of match play.
Five division titles will be disputed with the field vying in the four-ball stroke play today and the Stableford Aggregate stroke play tomorrow.
Idris Ngah shot four birdies against three bogeys to post a day's-best one-under 71 and push the Malaysians ahead of the Filipinos in the stroke play team gross competition.
CRESWELL - Oregon golfer Kevin Geniza shot 4-under-par 68 to move into a tie for the lead after the second round of the OGA Men's Stroke Play Championship golf tournament on Saturday at Emerald Valley Golf & Resort.
Lianna Bailey, 20, (Kirby Muxloe) has had a string of high finishes this season in the English women's amateur, the Welsh and Irish stroke play and the St Rule Trophy.
The event, first played for in 1895, is one of the highlights of the Welsh golfing calendar with 36 holes of stroke play qualifying before the top 32 players go forward to the match play stages to determine the Welsh Amateur Champion for 2016.
Back-to-back champion O'Connor (pictured) turned in rounds of 77 and 75 to finish fourth in the stroke play standings before defeating Oakdale's Kirsty O'Connor and two-time winner Becky Harries in the quarter-final and semi-final respectively.
The programme of the championship includes Professional: Stroke play over 54 holes (18 holes each day) on October 26, 27 and 28; Amateurs: Stroke play over 54 holes (18 holes each day) on October 26, 27 and 28; Ladies: Stroke play over 36 holes (18 holes each day) on October 27 and 28; Senior Professionals: Stroke play over 36 holes (18 holes each day) on October 27 and 28; Junior Professionals: Stroke play over 36 holes (18 holes each day) on October 27 and 28; Senior Amateurs: Stroke play over 18 holes on October 25 and Amateurs (HCP 11-18): Stroke play over 18 holes on October 25 (only IGC members).
The tournament format is 4 flights at gross stroke play and 1 flight at net stroke play.
It was a good event for Vale Resort players with Griffiths winning the stroke play stages and then proving herself the master of matchplay as well.
After Texas Scramble team events the past weeks competition format is back to individual stroke play in the second staging of the Saudi Hollandi Bank Open Golf Tournament at Dirab Golf & Country Club.
Paris, June 5( ANI ): Britain number one Andy Murray would have to resort to sublime stroke play in order to beat world number six David Ferrer, who is known as Senor Consistency, in the quarter final of the French Open.